The Sewing Room News from Columbia River Sewing

May 2019 Quarterly with Jody Alexander

  Boro is a word used to describe Japanese textiles that have been pieced, patched, repaired and passed down from generation to generation. Boro textiles are utilitarian objects that are rich and sumptuous and...

Tribute to Hazel Cox

  Hazel Cox was one of the 12-15 women who chartered the Portland ASG chapter (CRS). She originally joined CRS to meet other sewers, learn new skills and ideas. Hazel was quite active. As...

Katrina Walker – One Day, Two Classes

September 15, 2018 Divine Details Plain old seams turned into Divine Details with beautifully decorative seaming techniques and inserts—adding texture, color and dramatic visual interest to fashion garments and more ART to wearables. Introduction...

Marla Kazell

Custom dressmaking services Pattern fitting consultations Sewing instruction – private lessons or group instruction 3-5 day workshops in Lake Oswego, OR Contact Marla Kazell Phone: 503-624-4822